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Wildfire Operations


  Manage and TEFF LACES procedures and their application to the work of forest fire

• Learn the rules and methods used in developing lines of defense

• Training in the application of technical and burning fire extension

Know the water extinguishing operations

Know the water quenching operations

Know how to perform tasks safely and efficiently. Internalizing factors may compromise the security



1. EMS concepts and types of resources


3. Fireproof refuge

4. Risk situations

5. Security in transportation

6. Supplied tools manuals

7. Using Machinery

8. Using technical fire

9. Water Uses

10. Fighting operations

11. Hazardous Materials


Human Factors


Knowing the structures of the service of forest fires, the student must enable you to cope with problems and propose solutions, within a dynamic workgroups and high risk environments where the human factor is the key.


1. Working in Services in Forest Fire Fighting.

2. Personal communication techniques.

3. The leader.

4. Decision making.

Forestry Firefighter

Destinatarios: nuevos profesionales / curso de refresco. Objetivos: procedimientos, tácticas, protocolos y seguridad.

Aircraft Operation Principles


Know the different types of aircraft operating in a forest fire

Establish the basis for the management of aircraft efficiently and safely

Identify areas approaching a helicopter

Know the different procedures for loading and unloading

Identifying the different situations that can perform the maneuver loading and unloading

• Know the rules referring to the transport of dangerous goods by air

Know the procedures for handling and packaging of dangerous goods



1. Aircraft type. Capabilities and limitations

2. Missions of air assets

3. Classification releases

4. Combined air-ground maneuvers

5. Tactical coordination

6. Loading and unloading operations

7. Transport of goods by air



• Know the general area of safety and emergency communications

Acquire knowledge on different networks and communication systems

Acquire basic knowledge about the operation of networks and systems

• Understand, analyze and discuss the procedures that determine the correct use of radiotelephone language that influences on the correct operation of the radio networks

• Acquire a good discipline on the net



1. Emergency Telecommunications

2. Radio systems

3. Communication Systems

4. Language radio

5. Communications arrangements in a forest fire

Operations and tactics in wildland urban interface


Determine the size of the incident by assessing the potential WUI fire

Understand and apply the best strategies to minimize the impact to life and property



1. Idiosyncrasies of the wildland urban interface

2. Sizing the problem of IUF

3. Design Strategy and Action Plan

4. Structures Triage

5. Tactics for the protection of structures

6. Assessment and Action Plan Update

7. Management and media affected

8. Security in firefighting in the IUF

Advanced in Fire Behavior


• Reach the ability to identify and describe the characteristics of fuels, weather and topography that influence fire behavior

Develop the ability to describe the interactions between fuels, weather and topography, as well as choosing the best tactic

Describe the causes of extreme fire behavior

• Interpret, communicate, implement and document the behavior of forest fires and weather



1. Meteorology

2. Fuel

3. Topography

4. Extreme behavior

Fire patterns and associated strategies


Know the different patterns of spread and the most effective strategies and tactics associated with each



1. Introduction

2. Fire topographic

3. Wind Fire

4. Convective Fire

Advanced in Aircraft Operations


Know the different retardants used in air operations and identify situations for an effective use

Understand the concept of discharge pattern and the variables that affect

• Know the various support facilities for air assets

Identify the different areas where airspace is organized around a fire



1. Fundamentals operational air assets

2. Unloading Operations

3. Retarding agents

4. Heliport

5. Runways

6. Airspace around the fire

Initial Attack Commander


 Understand the necessary information for the emergency management

Know the procedures to assess, plan and implement strategies and tactics according to the emergency

Perform Action Plan



1. Preparation and mobilization towards an extinction

2. Dimensioning, planned and order

3. Media delivery and containment

4. Control and management

5. Evaluation of fire

Extended Attack Director


• Gain an understanding of the concept of command with respect to an emergency extended attack

Knowing about effective leadership skills, risk management and communications

Understand the concepts of effective command and control over the computers

Know the procedures for managing the incident

Acquire the ability to perform post-fire reports



1. The basics of leadership

2. Composition of a leader

3. Control Environment

4. The task of the DTE

5. Control Capability

6. Team Effectiveness

7. Uptime

8. Command and control

Head of Sector/ Division


Demonstrate the ability to manage and apply the right tactics to various fire situations, with different resources organized into strike teams or working groups

Demonstrate an understanding of the roles and skills of a Head of Sector/ Division

Use risk management techniques to complete tasks safely

• Obtain skills to set sectorization, roles and responsibilities, coordination of resources of different nature, air assets and operations with ground units, abilities and limitations and tactical decisions



1. Preparation and mobilization towards extinction

2. The basics of leadership

3. Composition of a leader

4. Control Capability

5. Team Effectiveness

6. Using tactical resources

7. Interaction with other sections of SMEIF

8. Determining resource allocation

Location and Resources Head


Acquire the main skills to know how to manage the different units integrated into the section planning (Situation, Demobilization and Resources)

• Know the forms on Track EMS Incident

• Gain the ability to establish and maintain an adequate system to monitor the status of resources

Be able to develop and implement a demobilization plan safe and efficient resource



1. Planning Section - Responsibilities, organization

2. Planning cycle

3. Method P and PDCA

4. Functions of the Situation Unit

5. Functions Resources Unit

6. Functions Demobilization Unit

Commander and coordination of aircraft


Know the procedures for monitoring the safe and efficient air traffic

Know the procedures for the effective use of aircraft based on the objectives set

Know the procedures for the effective coordination of air assets and land resources



1. Principles air coordination in forest fire

2. Pre-Mission Procedures

3. Spanish airspace

4. Sequencing of aircraft on the same airline industry

5. Waiting areas and starting points

6. Circuits flight. Fixed-wing aircraft

7. Helicopter Tours

8. Airline management models

Head of Extinction in Major Forest Fires (GIF)


Define and describe the functions of a Manager at Fire Extinguishing highly complex with numerous risks

Recognize the role of a WFP team and employ appropriate skills for interpersonal communication and management principles to achieve goals effectively and efficiently

Demonstrate an effective command and control of continuous development teams

Demonstrate ability to manage an extended attack



1. Special Management Plan for Forest Fires

2. Fire Unified Command

3. Complexity Analysis of Emergency

4. Media Management

5. Meetings Management breafing / Debreafing

6. Managing the return to normal

7. Complex organization communications networks

Operations Head


Know the procedures for management and apply appropriately tactics in different fire situations, with different resources, organized in Strike Teams or newsgroups Work

Demonstrate understanding of the roles and skills of a chief of the Operations Section

Explain the four basic elements of the functions of a Sector Chief in Operations: gathering information, strategic meetings, preparation of the Action Plan and the role of chief operating officer in the mobilization and demobilization of resources

Describe the Supervisory Responsibilities: Leading Briefings for each operational period, Management Operations Section, Risk Assessment and Safety Management, and Evaluation of the lower special strategies and tactics



1. Special Management Plan for Wildland Fire

2. Geographical divisions. Action Plan

3. Meetings Management Breafing / Debreafing

4. Complex organization Communication Networks

5. Evaluation and adjustment of strategies and tactics

6. Management Back to Normal. Demobilization of Resources

Planning Head


Know the procedures to collect and manage information relating to an emergency

Demonstrate the understanding of the roles and skills of a Head of the Planning Section

Explain the four basic elements of the functions of a Planning Head: gathering information, strategic meetings, preparation of the Action Plan and the role of operating officer in the mobilization and demobilization of resources (Head)

Know the different forms that make up the SME Action Plan



1. Special Management Plan for Wildland Fire

2. Information Management. Action Plan

3. Meetings Management Breafing / Debreafing

4. Complex organization Communication Networks

5. Back to Normal Management. Demobilization of Resources

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